The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 98 134 118
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -16
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 159 124 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.38% 1.74% 2.01%
As % of the Vendors category 5.43% 3.99% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 123 86 75
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £50,250 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
CheckPoint
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2927 3107 2617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.81% 43.71% 47.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2309 2474 2068
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Yorkshire region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +53 131 £50,000 +17.64% 3
North Yorkshire +2 18 £35,500 -29.00%
South Yorkshire -2 4 £42,500 -
East Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint.

1 309 (89.83%) Cisco
2 260 (75.58%) Firewall
3 181 (52.62%) Cisco Certification
4 149 (43.31%) CCNP
5 140 (40.70%) Cisco ASA
6 139 (40.41%) Network Security
7 111 (32.27%) F5
8 109 (31.69%) Load Balancing
9 101 (29.36%) CCNA
10 96 (27.91%) VMware
10 96 (27.91%) CCSE
11 90 (26.16%) WAN
12 87 (25.29%) Linux
13 86 (25.00%) ITIL
14 85 (24.71%) Windows
14 85 (24.71%) VMware Infrastructure
15 84 (24.42%) LAN
15 84 (24.42%) Juniper
16 81 (23.55%) Active Directory
17 69 (20.06%) Cisco Nexus
18 65 (18.90%) Blue Coat
19 58 (16.86%) CCSA
19 58 (16.86%) BGP
20 55 (15.99%) HP
20 55 (15.99%) E-Commerce
21 54 (15.70%) OSPF
22 53 (15.41%) Microsoft
23 51 (14.83%) VPN
23 51 (14.83%) DNS
24 49 (14.24%) MPLS

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (10.17%) MS Exchange
2 14 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.45%) Lync
3 5 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.16%) IIS
4 4 (1.16%) Apache
5 2 (0.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 30 (8.72%) MS Office
2 20 (5.81%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 260 (75.58%) Firewall
2 140 (40.70%) Cisco ASA
3 139 (40.41%) Network Security
4 90 (26.16%) WAN
5 84 (24.42%) LAN
6 69 (20.06%) Cisco Nexus
7 58 (16.86%) BGP
8 54 (15.70%) OSPF
9 51 (14.83%) VPN
9 51 (14.83%) DNS
10 49 (14.24%) MPLS
11 39 (11.34%) DHCP
12 37 (10.76%) Cisco IOS
13 34 (9.88%) Wireless
13 34 (9.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 34 (9.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 33 (9.59%) SAN
14 33 (9.59%) BIG-IP
15 31 (9.01%) VoIP
16 28 (8.14%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 33 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.58%) JIRA
3 1 (0.29%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.29%) ERwin
General
1 27 (7.85%) Finance
2 16 (4.65%) Games
3 11 (3.20%) Retail
4 10 (2.91%) Banking
5 7 (2.03%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.58%) Electronics
6 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.58%) Marketing
7 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 72 (20.93%) Network Engineer
2 67 (19.48%) Network Specialist
3 53 (15.41%) Architect
3 53 (15.41%) Security Specialist
4 51 (14.83%) Network Security Specialist
5 46 (13.37%) Network Architect
6 41 (11.92%) Analyst
7 35 (10.17%) Consultant
8 33 (9.59%) Network Consultant
9 32 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 31 (9.01%) Security Engineer
11 29 (8.43%) Security Analyst
12 25 (7.27%) Senior Network Specialist
13 23 (6.69%) Network Analyst
14 22 (6.40%) Senior Network Engineer
15 21 (6.10%) Technical Engineer
15 21 (6.10%) Network Security Analyst
16 18 (5.23%) Senior Security Specialist
17 16 (4.65%) Senior Network Security Specialist
18 15 (4.36%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.07%) Clustering
3 13 (3.78%) Public Cloud
4 12 (3.49%) Thin Client
4 12 (3.49%) Fat Client
5 10 (2.91%) Online Banking
6 6 (1.74%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (1.45%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.87%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.58%) DTV
9 2 (0.58%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.29%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 87 (25.29%) Linux
2 85 (24.71%) Windows
3 41 (11.92%) UNIX
4 33 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (9.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (2.62%) Mac OS
6 8 (2.33%) Solaris
6 8 (2.33%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.45%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.87%) HPUX
9 1 (0.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (31.69%) Load Balancing
2 86 (25.00%) ITIL
3 55 (15.99%) E-Commerce
4 47 (13.66%) Mentoring
5 43 (12.50%) Project Management
6 37 (10.76%) Network Architecture
7 32 (9.30%) Network Design
7 32 (9.30%) Capacity Planning
8 29 (8.43%) Information Security
8 29 (8.43%) Incident Management
9 22 (6.40%) Network Monitoring
10 20 (5.81%) Business Continuity
11 19 (5.52%) TOGAF
12 16 (4.65%) High Availability
13 15 (4.36%) Change Control
13 15 (4.36%) Line Management
14 13 (3.78%) Kalman Filter
14 13 (3.78%) Migration
15 11 (3.20%) Disaster Recovery
16 10 (2.91%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.58%) SQL
1 2 (0.58%) PHP
2 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (0.29%) C
2 1 (0.29%) Perl
2 1 (0.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 181 (52.62%) Cisco Certification
2 149 (43.31%) CCNP
3 101 (29.36%) CCNA
4 96 (27.91%) CCSE
5 58 (16.86%) CCSA
6 44 (12.79%) ITIL Certification
7 26 (7.56%) CCSP
8 22 (6.40%) CCDP
8 22 (6.40%) CISSP
9 15 (4.36%) HP ASE
10 14 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (3.78%) MCSE
12 12 (3.49%) CCIE
13 11 (3.20%) Check Point Certification
14 9 (2.62%) CCDA
14 9 (2.62%) MCSA
15 8 (2.33%) Degree
16 7 (2.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 4 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 4 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (10.47%) SLA
2 8 (2.33%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 85 (24.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 81 (23.55%) Active Directory
3 19 (5.52%) XenApp
4 16 (4.65%) VMware ESX
5 14 (4.07%) Terminal Services
6 13 (3.78%) XenServer
7 12 (3.49%) ProxySG
8 11 (3.20%) vSphere
9 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 39 (11.34%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (4.07%) Opsview
3 12 (3.49%) FortiGate
4 7 (2.03%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (1.74%) OpenView
6 5 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (1.45%) Cisco UCCE
7 4 (1.16%) SCOM
8 3 (0.87%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.58%) SCCM
9 2 (0.58%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.58%) Cacti
10 1 (0.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 309 (89.83%) Cisco
2 111 (32.27%) F5
3 96 (27.91%) VMware
4 84 (24.42%) Juniper
5 65 (18.90%) Blue Coat
6 55 (15.99%) HP
7 53 (15.41%) Microsoft
8 40 (11.63%) Citrix
8 40 (11.63%) Symantec
9 31 (9.01%) Red Hat
10 26 (7.56%) Infoblox
11 25 (7.27%) Imperva
12 23 (6.69%) SolarWinds
13 18 (5.23%) Riverbed
13 18 (5.23%) Fortinet
13 18 (5.23%) NetApp
14 15 (4.36%) ArcSight
14 15 (4.36%) Sourcefire
14 15 (4.36%) Huawei
15 14 (4.07%) Kaspersky
Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £44000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, Leeds
Solo Search
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago